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Art Ensemble of Chicago
50th Anniversary

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Holidays Jazz

Celebrate 50 years of the radically experimental Art Ensemble of Chicago! Founder and newly announced NEA Jazz Master Roscoe Mitchell revamps his vision, commemorating the group’s 50th anniversary with a concert event featuring elaborate costumes, theater, dance, and more; always challenging the notion of what a performance should be.

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Celebrate 50 years of the radically experimental Art Ensemble of Chicago! Founder and newly announced NEA Jazz Master Roscoe Mitchell revamps his vision, commemorating the group’s 50th anniversary with a concert event featuring elaborate costumes, theater, dance, and more; always challenging the notion of what a performance should be.

Roscoe Mitchell, saxophonist, flutist, percussionist
Famoudou Don Moye, drummer, percussionist
Steed Cowart, conductor

Watch and Listen

Jason Moran on Art Ensemble of Chicago's 50th Anniversary | December 14 | Terrace Theater